The inaugural Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) testing scores for the State of Illinois were made available in
The federal debt is approaching $20 trillion, more than twice what was owed when the junior U.S. senator from Illinois, Barack H. Obama, opposed lifting the federal debt limit.
The falling price of oil has led to a $3.5 billion deficit for Alaska’s upcoming budget.
The Paris climate agreement, adopted on December 12 by 195 nations attending the United Nations’
Christmas is the season of giving, but some states might soon be placed on Santa’s naughty list. During Christmas, the perennial dictum is to spread peace and goodwill.
States across the nation are debating increasing cigarette tax rates to fix budget gaps.
States across the country continue to struggle with balancing their annual budgets, plagued by bloated spending and a lagging economy.